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Nikon AF Nikkor 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF vs Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Nikon AF Nikkor 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF vs Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IFto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF Top Features

  • 24-85mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 – F4.0 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 545g.
  • Diameter: 79mm
  • Length: 83mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.5m

Nikon AF Nikkor 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF

Tamron AF 28-75mm f2.8 XR LD Top Features

  • 28-75mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 67mm
  • Max Format:
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 510g.
  • Diameter: 73mm
  • Length: 92mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.33m

Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF

Our Winner: Nikon AF Nikkor 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF over Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF

Focal Length – Wide 24mm vs 28mm
Focal Length – Tele 85mm vs 75mm
Optical Zoom 3.50x vs 2.70x
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 7
Length 83mm vs 92mm

Pros Of Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF over Nikon AF Nikkor 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF
Max Aperture – Tele 2.8 vs 4
Distance Scale Yes vs No
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Weight 510g vs 545g
Diameter 73mm vs 79mm
Filter Thread 67mm vs 72mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.33m vs 0.5m

Cons Of Nikon AF Nikkor 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF and Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF
Image Stabilization No vs No
Internal Zoom No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF vs Tamron AF 28-75mm f2.8 XR LD All Features

General Nikon 24-85mm f2.8-4D IF Tamron AF 28-75mm f2.8 XR LD
Brand Nikon Tamron
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Standard Zoom Standard Zoom
Lens Mount Nikon F (FX) Nikon F (FX)
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 24-85mm 28-75mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Black
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom
Zoom Lock Yes
Zoom Ratio 3.5X 2.7X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.8 – F4.0 F2.8
Min Aperture F22.0 F32.0
Aperture Ring Yes Yes
Diaphragm Blades 9 7
Optics
Optical Elements 15 16
Optical Groups 11 14
Special Elements unknown 3 LD elements, 4 aspherical elements and 2 XR elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.5m 0.33m
Max Magnification unknown unknown
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Screw drive from camera Micromotor
Full Time Manual No
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale No Yes
DoF Scale No Yes
Distance Scale No Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 545g 510g
Diameter 79mm 73mm
Length 83mm 92mm
Materials Plastic barrel, metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing No Unknown
Filter Thread 72mm 67mm
Filter Notes non rotating
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code HB-25 flower shaped hood
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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